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3 patay, 6 sugatan sa aksidente sa Aurora

  BALER, Aurora, Setyembre 18, 2011-Tatlo ang patay at anim ang sugatan ng mawalan ng preno at sumalpok sa bundok ang isang trak na puno ng mga itatanim na niyog sa Sityo Dimotol, Brgy.  Dianawan, Maria Aurora, Aurora nitong Sabado (Setyembre 17) ng hapon. Ayon kay

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P332.5M Aurora ecozone budget approval in congress

CASIGURAN, Aurora, September 18, 2011-In the midst of protests from its oppositionists and after massive cuts made by the Department of Budget and Management (DBM), the House of Representatives approved last Wednesday the proposed P332.5-million 2012 budget for the Aurora economic zone wherein the budget

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Tourist arrivals in Aurora heats up

BALER, Aurora, September 18, 2011-Tourist arrivals in this province continue to heat up as provincial tourism office (PTO) records showed that tourist arrivals in the first semester of this year already surpassed the whole year tourist arrivals last year. Governor Bellaflor Angara-Castillo said that tourism

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OUR CRITICS ARE ENTIRELY MISSING THE POINT

Our editorial piece entitled “In defense of the Angaras” has generated several comments, some of them inspiring, encouraging, and thought-provoking and still, some bordered on the nasty and those that overstepped the bounds of decency, morals, good manners and right conduct. Dissecting each comment, we

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QUO VADIS, APECO?

The last three months may have been the hardest and most trying times for Apeco and perhaps to its principal authors, the Angara father-and-son tandem of ex-senator Edgardo and Sen. Juan Edgardo. Hardest because Apeco – like the Titanic – has practically been sinking with